Correspondence With UNC President and Senator Stone

Title

Correspondence With UNC President and Senator Stone

Subject

College Presidents Responses to Student Unrest in May of 1970

Description

This carbon copy of the letter from University of North Carolina President William Friday to State Senator William F. Stone responded to Senator Stone's letter to President Nixon on student unrest in May 1970. The letter, including personal note to President Huntley from Friday, reflects the tensions on college campus during the period of the 1970 student strikes and the difficult position of college administrators politically and practically in their management of the campus response to student protests.

Creator

Senator William F. Stone and UNC President William Friday

Source

W&L Archives: Papers of President Huntley

Date

May 13, 1970

Contributor

Amanda Dixon

Files

Letter From UNC President About Senator Stone.pdf

Citation

Senator William F. Stone and UNC President William Friday, “Correspondence With UNC President and Senator Stone,” The American Century, accessed March 22, 2019, https://americancentury.omeka.wlu.edu/items/show/43.